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Uhu Noblesse Repair To Demonsrator...

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#1 PENRob

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Posted 08 September 2019 - 08:37

Probably lying for decades filled with ink, this lovely Noblesse piston was blocked and the button mechanism twisted off ! Getting it free and clean showed the next problem... a ambered, shrinked and deformated barrel. After some different trials, drilling, heating... the piston tensioning remained irregular. Or she was "pen for parts"... or we tried to revive her as a demonstrator. This is how a pen repair ended...

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#2 SoulSamurai

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Posted 08 September 2019 - 19:17

The original barrel was very nice, but the new one looks great too. Nice work. I'm curious why you didn't use the original cap; was it damaged too?

#3 fountainbel

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Posted 08 September 2019 - 19:57

Very nice Rob, your progress is impressive, ny sincere congratulations !

Francis







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